Secluded bay, Whangaruru Harbour.

Image: Pierre Roudier

Introduction

Camp at Puriri Bay and enjoy walking tracks in the surrounding area. Tracks pass through native forest and along ridgelines before dropping down into secluded bays.

Place overview

Activities

  • Camping
  • Walking and tramping
  • Help stop kauri dieback

    Kauri dieback disease is killing our native kauri. It spreads by soil movement, but you can help prevent it.

    • Stay away from kauri tree roots.
    • Clean your gear before and after visiting kauri forest.

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Find things to do and places to stay Whangaruru North Head Scenic Reserve

About this place

Getting there

Whangaruru North Head Scenic Reserve is 37 km south east of Russell. Follow Russell Whakapara Rd and continue onto Russell Rd. Turn left into Rawhiti Rd, then right into Whangaruru North Rd.

Contacts

Whangarei Office
Phone:   +64 9 470 3300
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   whangarei@doc.govt.nz
Address:   2 South End Ave
Raumanga
Whangarei 0110
Postal Address:   PO Box 842
Whangarei 0140
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